The first part of the Mall of America’s new $325 million addition recently opened to the public. Visitors can now access the third floor of the expansion along the north side of the mall and a new food court that includes a wall of windows looking out onto the nearby Ikea and the airport.
The Minnetonka City Council rejection of Target Corp.’s application for a liquor store has sent the company back to the drawing board and raised questions about the prospects for another national retailer, Total Wine & More, to enter the suburb.
The state determined that 40,000 low-income Minnesotans would be dropped from health coverage by Sept. 1 because they no longer qualified or failed to turn in paperwork. But it appears mistakes were made.